The future of industry – Made in Germany
Industrie 4.0 from A to Z
Roadmap for the digital transformation
Six working groups stand for the technical and content-related results of the platform.
Shaping change together
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The Plattform Industrie 4.0 is Germany’s central network for driving forward digitalization in manufacturing. Its goal is to understand trends, connect people and offer support. Sound like something for you? Have fun learning more!
2030 Vision for Industrie 4.0
How can we shape the digital ecosystem of tomorrow globally? Explore the 2030 Vision for Industrie 4.0.
The online library contains all the work of the working groups of the platform, but also strategy papers of the Federal Government and studies of our partners.
The platform’s working groups
The heart of Plattform Industrie 4.0 is its six working groups, which are constantly developing recommendations and solutions for practical use.
Martin Kamp, Head of the Plattform Industrie 4.0 working group “Work, Education and Training” and of the Berlin Office of IG Metall
© © Martin Kamp (Photographer: Dieter Düvelmeyer)
Interview on Work and Education: Three questions for Martin Kamp
© Fraunhofer IML
Enhancing legal certainty in Industrie 4.0: launch of regulatory testbed project
The kick-off event was very well-attended: the project team of the Asset Administration Shell Networked project at the University of Magdeburg. (Names from left to right: Johannes Reich, Tizian Schröder, Erik Genfner, Christoph Legat, Jörg Wende, Nico Westkamp, Pascal Rübel, Alexander David, Alexander Belyaev, Anja Biereigel, Matthias Müller, Christian Diedrich, Daniel Espen, Matthias Riedl, Manuel Sauer, Jörg Neidig, Bernd Vojanec, Thomas Werner, Olaf Ulrich)
© Christian Diedrich, ifak
I'm looking for... I'm offering...: The Asset Administration Shell Networked project (Verwaltungsschale vernetzt) launches standard service provider for automated bids
German-Chinese experts from politics, business and science on 24.05.2019 in Changsha, China
© Sino-German Industrie 4.0 Project, GIZ
Sino-German Cooperation on Industrie 4.0: Industry and Academia Experts present initial results
„Vernetzt“ (networked) – the newly started cross-cutting project. It shows how existing approaches fit together.
© Plattform Industrie 4.0 / Reitz
Plattform Industrie 4.0 launching the Networked Asset Administration Shell project
Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy Peter Altmaier, Federal Minister of Education and Research Anja Karliczek and Dr. Frank Melzer, Head of Product and Technology Management, Festo AG & Co. KG and head of the steering committee of Plattform Industrie 4.0 with members of the management, working group leaders and the steering committee of Plattform Industrie 4.0 at the Leaders' Dialogue at Hannover Messe 2019
© Plattform Industrie 4.0/Reitz
02/04/2019 Press release
Plattform Industrie 4.0 presents 2030 vision for shaping digital ecosystems globally
Publication: Position Paper 2030 Vision for Industrie 4.0
PDF, 694 KB
Publication: Ambidexterity: Product Development in the NEW
PDF, 563 KB
Publication: Details of the Administration Shell - from idea to implementation [UPDATE]
Publication: Blockchain and the Law in the Context of Industrie 4.0
PDF, 2 MB
Publication: Progress Report 2019
Shaping Industrie 4.0. Autonomous, interoperable and sustainable.
PDF, 6 MB
Publication: Graphic of the 2030 Vision for Industrie 4.0
PDF, 7 MB
Gambro Dialysatoren GmbH
Smart Data Management improves manufacturing efficiency
BlueRain Software GmbH & Co. KG
ID4i – unique IDs for single workpieces
Industry 4.0 Retrofit
Make your smart product valuable!
Industrial Smart Hub CONNECT
Schnellecke Group AG & Co. KG
Implementation of SAP Cloud Platform and IoT Pilot
ESTA Apparatebau GmbH & Co. KG
Pfizer Manufacturing Deutschland GmbH
Continuous Mixing Technology
Smart Press Shop
Greif-Velox Maschinenfabrik GmbH
Intelligent and networked product handling for Smart Factories